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Portland Jetport setting new summer records

The Portland International Jetport is setting new passenger records this summer, in part because of an overall increase in Maine tourists and airlines increasing their seating capacities.

5-story building eyed for El Rayo's Portland site

J.B. Brown & Sons is proposing to build a five-story apartment building with commercial space in Portland at the current site of El Rayo Taqueria's downtown location.

Americold to build Portland cold storage facility

Americold, considered the largest cold storage company in the world, has been selected to build and operate the proposed refrigerated storage facility at Portland’s International Marine...

Nova Star gets part of requested $2.5M subsidy

Nova Star Cruises has received a little less than half of its requested $2.5 million (Canadian) subsidy from Nova Scotia’s provincial government after having an initial request denied.

Sebago Brewing plans ‘destination brewery’

Supported by the growing popularity of craft beer, Sebago Brewing Co. said it’s planning to build a “destination brewery” that could be located near downtown Gorham.

Portland gift card startup partners with Bangor Savings to pursue statewide expansion

Dylan Martin |

After launching only 20 months ago, Portland gift card startup Buoy Local has gained an important supporter in one of Maine’s largest independent banks as it plans to expand...

Stantec to expand Maine footprint with new acquisition

Dylan Martin |

Engineering and architecture firm Stantec plans to expand its footprint in the state, once again, with an acquisition of a company that has employees in southern Maine.

First drawings unveiled for Portland Co. project

Developer CBP2 has revealed the first renderings of its proposed redevelopment of the Portland Co. complex, showing just a glimpse of the retail, office and residential activity planned there.

SMCC, UNE partner with proposed marine business incubator

Southern Maine Community College and the University of New England are teaming up with the developer of a proposed marine business incubator in Portland to bid for a $7 million state bond.

Proposed Brunswick train depot moving ahead

The operator of the Amtrak Downeaster said it is moving forward with the construction of its long-proposed layover facility in Brunswick, despite a new appeal filed by its largest opponent.